Asus P8Z68 DELUXE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (7th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 93 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 36.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Boot Drive21.9% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (82%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus P8Z68 DELUXE  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120417
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 09 '23 at 00:38
Run Duration474 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 82%

 PC Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-2700K-$89
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
36.6% Below average
Memory 48.3
1-Core 45.6
2-Core 86.4
36% 60.1 Pts
4-Core 134
8-Core 294
25% 214 Pts
64-Core 381
24% 381 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 85%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung 870 EVO 1TB-$75
894GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 23 16 13 15 18 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
21.9% Poor
Read 164
Write 61.2
Mixed 93.1
SusWrite 17.2
18% 83.8 MB/s
4K Read 6
4K Write 9.2
4K Mixed 8
24% 7.73 MB/s
DQ Read 192
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 141
108% 147 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 21.9%
Great: 137%
SHGS31-500GS-2 500GB
466GB free
Firmware: 90000Q00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 23 16 14 15 19 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
23.6% Poor
Read 154
Write 99.3
Mixed 102
SusWrite 17.5
21% 93.4 MB/s
4K Read 7.4
4K Write 13.9
4K Mixed 9.5
31% 10.3 MB/s
DQ Read 191
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 141
108% 148 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 23.6%
Great: 109%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$49
931GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 24 35 23 18 22 27 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
39.5% Below average
Read 113
Write 104
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 24.6
55% 74.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 76%
WL2000GSA6472E 2TB
280GB free
Firmware: 01.01KX0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 31 14 13 16 18 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
34.7% Below average
Read 102
Write 79.3
Mixed 39.2
SusWrite 18.4
44% 59.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.4
94% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 89%
WD WD20EFAX-68FB5N0 2TB
98GB free
Firmware: 83.00A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 23 31 22 17 20 25 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
27.7% Poor
Read 72
Write 89.5
Mixed 52.4
SusWrite 23.1
44% 59.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 0.6
174% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 27.7%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$40
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 21 30 20 16 20 22 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
27.3% Poor
Read 73.5
Write 98
Mixed 56.5
SusWrite 21.5
46% 62.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
64% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 27.3%
Great: 106%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
930GB free
Firmware: 0712
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.2 8.9 7.8 7 7.3 8.6 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
18.3% Very poor
Read 54.7
Write 23
Mixed 27.6
SusWrite 7.9
21% 28.3 MB/s
4K Read 4
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.8
267% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 18.3%
Great: 66%
Toshiba MQ04ABF100 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: JU00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 19 14 12 13 21 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
28.6% Poor
Read 83
Write 67.1
Mixed 49
SusWrite 15.8
40% 53.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.5
143% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 28.6%
Great: 79%
Megaz USB 3.0 500GB
466GB free
Firmware: 0209
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 17 13 12 12 10 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
26.5% Poor
Read 79.2
Write 78.8
Mixed 37.9
SusWrite 12.9
38% 52.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 26.5%
Great: 60%
WL2000GSA6472E 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01KX0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 46 23 19 23 33 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
44% Average
Read 125
Write 116
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 28.3
62% 84 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
177% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 44%
Great: 89%
Megaz USB 3.0 500GB
466GB free
Firmware: 0209
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.6 9 8 7 7.6 8.9 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile)
9.85% Terrible
Read 25.8
Write 32.3
Mixed 20.9
SusWrite 8.2
16% 21.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.5
96% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 9.85%
Great: 60%
Toshiba MQ01ABF050 500GB-$32
465GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 19 26 17 14 16 19 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
25.8% Poor
Read 70.8
Write 52.4
Mixed 35.9
SusWrite 18.6
33% 44.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
100% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 25.8%
Great: 60%
USB DISK 3.0 252GB
26GB free, PID 6300
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 23.4
Write 6
Mixed 10.7
14% 13.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 1.1
59% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 6% Great: 24%
SanDisk Cruzer Dial 32GB
29GB free, PID 5599
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 24.7
Write 5.8
Mixed 9.2
14% 13.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 1.8
78% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 6% Great: 17%
Lexar USB Flash Drive 64GB
59GB free, PID 0cd1
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.5 6.8 6.8 5.5 5.9 7 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
11.2% Very poor
Read 58.3
Write 15.7
Mixed 19
SusWrite 6.6
26% 24.9 MB/s
4K Read 5.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
21% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 11.2%
Great: 90%
General UDisk 7.5TB
7TB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.9 8.1 7.2 6.5 7.1 8 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
11.6% Very poor
Read 50
Write 13.7
Mixed 14.2
SusWrite 7.5
22% 21.4 MB/s
4K Read 11.4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
42% 3.8 MB/s
TOSHIBA MQ04ABF100 1TB
931GB free, PID 0206
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Read 0.2
Write 0.2
Mixed 0.3
0% 0.23 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Mixed 0
185% 16.6 MB/s
Poor: 51% Great: 52%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
45.3% Average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 19.1
MC Mixed 16.4
50% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 7.4
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 7.6
22% 7.8 GB/s
Latency 167
24% 167 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds

Typical P8Z68 DELUXE Builds (Compare 407 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68 DELUXE - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $766
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-13600K $285Nvidia RTX 4060 $285Crucial MX500 250GB $32
Intel Core i5-12400F $149Nvidia RTX 4060-Ti $375Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $80
Intel Core i5-12600K $170Nvidia RTX 4070 $530Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $49
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $46Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $45SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $45SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $64G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $346SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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